Cornell College Events
Wednesday, September 26th (link)
|11:15 am-12:00 pm||Academic Organization Workshop Thomas Commons|
Let's plan together! Start Block 2 off on a strong note with this organization workshop from Academic Support and Advising to get yourself organized and ready to tackle all that life on the Hilltop involves! No registration required - just bring your syllabus and your planning tools (planner, notebook, and/or computer or phone).
|12:15 pm||30 Minute Gentle YOGA Shaw|
Relax. De-stress. Renew from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Shaw. A breath and energy focused class for beginners through intermediate (Use your Cornell ID to grab a mat and props from the Roe Howard Fitness Center). Led by certified instructors. Open to students, faculty, and staff
~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life
|1:30 pm-3:30 pm||Early Out Movies: "Sherlock Gnomes" Cole Library|
Cole Library will show "Sherlock Gnomes" on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 1:30 p.m. in Room 108 on the library’s first floor. We will provide popcorn and a drink for each person. This free program is a public library event and is not affiliated with the Mount Vernon School District. Families must call 895-4271 to reserve a seat. Mount Vernon Bank and Trust sponsors this program.
|3:30 pm||Women's Tennis at St. Ambrose Davenport|
|6:00 pm-7:00 pm||“Transatlantic Trade Wars and Politics” Lecture and Round-Table Discussion Thomas Commons|
This event will feature three speakers: Wes Carrington (senior attorney, John Deere), Alvon Reed (dance artist in residence, Cornell College), and David Berger '19, in a round-table discussion format focused on the many benefits of transatlantic interaction in professional, study, artistic, and everyday settings. The event will open with a keynote lecture by Carrington on trade wars and German-U.S. relations in the Trump era. Delicious refreshments will be provided for enjoyment before, during, and after the event.
|7:00 pm||Volleyball at Monmouth College Monmouth, Ill.|
|7:00 pm-8:00 pm||Mock Dialogue Shaw|
Are you interested in joining Sustained Dialogue, but don't know what you'll be getting into? Come to Shaw from 7-8 p.m. and experience what a Sustained Dialogue meeting will look and feel like. Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|8:00 pm-9:00 pm||Dimensions workshop: Finding the right experiences (1) Thomas Commons|
Pre-health students: come learn about the types of extracurricular experiences available to you, how to choose and reflect upon experiences that are meaningful to you, and what admissions committees will be looking for in these experiences. This session is mandatory for first-year pre-health students and students new to Dimensions. This session and the one tomorrow (Thursday, Sep 27) are identical - come to whichever is most convenient!
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